noun a bulbous plant of the lily family, with early blooming blue flowers. [Genus Chionodoxa.]
mod. L., from Gk khiōn 'snow' + doxa 'glory'.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

Игры ⚽ Поможем сделать НИР

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Chionodoxa — Glory of the snow in the snow Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Chionodoxa — Chionodoxa …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chionodoxa — Sternhyazinthen Große Sternhyazinthe (Chionodoxa forbesii) Systematik Unterklasse: Lilienähnliche (Liliidae) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chionodoxa —   Chionodoxa …   Wikipedia Español

  • Chionodoxa — Chionodoxa …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chionodoxa — ID 18430 Symbol Key CHION4 Common Name chionodoxa Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution IL, MA, MI, UT Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • chionodoxa — /kuy euh noh dok seuh, kuy on euh /, n. any of several plants belonging to the genus Chionodoxa, of the lily family, having blue, white, or pink clusters of flowers on short stalks, and including the glory of the snow. [1844; < NL < Gk chiono ,… …   Universalium

  • chionodoxa — n. any liliaceous plant of the genus Chionodoxa, having early blooming blue flowers. Also called glory of the snow. Etymology: mod.L f. Gk khion snow + doxa glory …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chionodoxa lochiae — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae clade …   Wikipedia

  • Chionodoxa siehei — Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”